[R] How to rotate axis labels? 2009

Uwe Ligges ligges at statistik.tu-dortmund.de
Thu Mar 26 17:08:55 CET 2009

Jonas Stein wrote:
> Hi,
> while searching for a solution i found many solutions in the internet.
> But the postings seemed to be many years old and the workaround was a
> dirty hack like this:
> http://cran.r-project.org/doc/FAQ/R-FAQ.html#How-can-I-create-rotated-axis-labels_003f
> Now its the year 2009 and there might have been some improvement...
> Does anyone know a nice and easy way to turn labels on the y axis in the
> same direction as the x labels?

This has always been documented in ?par:

plot(1:10, las=1)

Uwe Ligges

> Thank you very much for reading and hints,

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